The Youth Red Cross is the most important constituent of its mother organization, Indian Red Cross. It is a group movement organized at the initial stages for students between 18 and 25 years of age within the colleges. A qualified lecturer is recognized as the leader and he is called the Programme Officer under his guidance, the students are trained and encouraged to manage the affairs of the group, electing their own office-bearers. YRC in Easwari Engineering College was established in the academic year 2002-2003 as per the orders of the Government of Tamil Nadu.

Main Objectives of Youth Red Cross

  • To inculcate in the Youth of our country.
  • An awareness on the care of their own health and that of others.
  • The understanding and acceptance of civic responsibilities and acting accordingly with humanitarian concern, to fulfill the same.
  • To enable the growth and development of a spirit of service and sense of duty with dedication and devotion in the minds of youth.
  • To foster better friendly relationship with all without any discrimination.

Mission

The mission of the Indian Red Cross is to inspire, encourage and initiate at all times all forms of humanitarian activities so that human sufferings can be minimized and even prevented and this contribute to create climate for peace

Mr. R. Saravanan, Associate Professor / Physics

PROGRAMME OFFICER

Mrs. R. Dharanya Assistant Professor / CSE

ASSISTANT PROGRAMME OFFICER

Office bearers of Youth Red Cross Unit (2017-2018)

S.NONAMEDEPARTMENTYEARPOSTING
1Dr.S.ElangovanPhysicsAssociate ProfessorProgramme officer (odd sem)
2Mr. R. SaravananPhysicsAssociate ProfessorProgramme Officer (even sem)
3Mrs. R. Dharanya CSEAssistant ProfessorAssistant Programme Officer
4Sriranjani.GEIEFinalPresident
5Jeshwanth KopparthyMECHThird Vice President
6Aravind Kanna K JMECHFinal Secretary
7Apoorva VEIEThird Joint Secretary
8Dhava Sidharth Prem S PMECHThird Treasurer
9Madhunika SCIVILSecond Joint Treasurer
10Sivaneshan NEIEThird Creative Head
11Banu Prakash SCIVILSecond Event Manager
12Trisha SCIVILSecond Event Manager
13Rohith KECESecond PRO
14Arun Kumar MCSEThird PRO
15Pooja KITSecond PRO
16Sanjay SCSEThird Chief Editor
17Karan SMECHThird Managing Editor
18Arun Subbiah MEEEThird Director of External Affairs
19Raghav EEEESecond Photographer
20Devanand AAutoThird Director of Relief Measures
21Rohith Krishnan R SECESecondBlood Donor Officer
22Deepika T M SEIESecond Blood Donor Officer

Events Conducted (2017– 2018)

S.NOEVENT NAMEDATEPAGE NO.
1Food Donation Camp09.07.20174
2Tree plantation in Park16.07.20175
3Tree Plantation in Government School19.07.20177
4Park event- First Aid Awareness06.08.20178
5“Alertathon” Marathon Volunteering08.08.201710
6Old Age Home Visit08.08.201711
7Installation of YRC Office Bearers20.09.201712
8Human chain formation - awareness about road safety 23.01.201813
9"Project papers"- An orphanage visit 28.01.201814
10Blood donation drive 21.02.201816
11Mission crusader 2k1825.03.201818
S.NoYearNumber of Volunteers
1.1st Year34
2.2nd Year65
3.3rd Year23
4.4th Year02

Activity Report

S.NoProgrammeDate
1Old Age Home visit, Paraniputur “Little drops”12.07.2014
2Awareness programme on Road Safety among the public, Ramapuram11.8.2014 to 15.08.2014
3Awareness programme about the harmful consequences due to usage of mobile phone among students.22.07.2014 to 16.07.2014
4Visited orphanage home “ Sri Sakthi Saradha peedam”16.08.2014
5Besant Nagar beach cleaning programme13.09.2014
6YRC volunteers attended seminar on Road Safety at CEG , Anna University, Chennai07.01.2015
7Visited St.Antony’s Nursery & Primary School, KK Nagar10.01.2015
8YRC Volunteers participated in human chain conducted by election commission regarding voting rights for public on national voters day25.01.2015